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Senator Matt O'Sullivan

Senator Matt O'Sullivan

Senator for Western Australia

Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Suite 5
162 Colin Street
West Perth, WA, 6872

Postal address

Suite 5 162 Colin Street
West Perth, WA, 6872

Telephone:
(08) 9226 5387

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3653
Fax:

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for Western Australia 2019.
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Senators' Interests from 2.7.2019.
  • Senate Select: Aboriginal Flag from 3.9.2020 to 13.10.2020.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Education and Employment: Legislation from 2.7.2019 to 13.5.2021; Education and Employment: References from 2.7.2019 to 13.5.2021; Finance and Public Administration: Legislation from 2.7.2019.
  • Joint Statutory: Public Accounts and Audit from 2.7.2019.
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 22.7.2019.
  • Joint Select: Australia's Family Law System from 19.9.2019.
Party positions
  • Liberal Party candidate for the division of Burt, 2016.
  • Chair of the Liberal Party Campaign Committee (WA Branch) from 2017 to 2019.
  • Vice-President of the Liberal Party Fremantle Division from 2017 to 2019.
  • President of the Liberal Party Jandakot (WA) Branch from 2017 to 2019.
Personal
  • Born 11.12.1978, Mount Lawley, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • (CertIIIElecServ) (Midland TAFE).
  • Trade Certificate in Electronics and Communication.
  • Electronic Technician at Terravision PTY LTD from 1996 to 1999.
  • Youth Leader at Perth Christian Life Centre from 2000 to 2003.
  • Youth Leader at Garden City Christian Church from 2003 to 2007.
  • Chief Operating Officer - Generation One, Minderoo Foundation from 2008 to 2018.
  • O'Sullivan Consulting from 2018 to 2019.
Honours
  • Recipient of the Business News' 40under40 award, 2016.
Publications
  • M O'Sullivan, 'Data should drive next generation of jobseekers into work', in L Coleman [ed.], Let Every Stage Advance: Policy Ideas for Australia's 50th Parliament, UWA Public Policy Institute, Crawley, Western Australia, 2019.